John Henry

March 28, 2012 - 8:59 am
Fenway Sports Management announced Wednesday that the English soccer team Liverpool will play the Italian club AS Roma at Fenway Park on July 25 as a part of Liverpool's preseason North American tour. Liverpool is owned by Fenway Sports Group, and the group's principal owner, John Henry , said he...
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March 22, 2012 - 1:29 pm
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- The arrival was treated with enthusiasm and curiosity by Terry Francona 's former players. Dustin Pedroia chastised his former cribbage partner for talking to the media "now that you're one of them." David Ortiz stopped in for a hug. Darnell McDonald likewise wanted to see...
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Mike Petraglia
February 25, 2012 - 5:17 pm
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- Before heading out to the batting cage to take 30 swings, Carl Crawford sat down with John Henry to hear an apology from the Red Sox principal owner about remarks he made last October, indicating he never wanted to sign Crawford. "It went extremely well," Crawford said of their...
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Rob Bradford
February 20, 2012 - 4:20 pm
FORT MYERS -- Two days after a report in the Boston Herald suggested that he had not returned several phone calls from former Red Sox manager Terry Francona this offseason, Sox owner John Henry wrote in an email that he had not been trying to avoid contact since the former manager parted ways with...
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January 05, 2012 - 3:14 am
Welcome to Thursday's Morning Mashup. For the latest news, start at our WEEI.com home page or click here for the top stories from our news wire . THURSDAY'S BROADCAST HIGHLIGHTS: NHL : Flames at Bruins, 7 p.m. (NESN) NBA: Heat at Hawks, 8 p.m. (TNT) NBA: Lakers at Trail Blazers, 10:30 p.m. (TNT)...
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December 21, 2011 - 2:46 am
Just when John Henry appeared ready to move past all the controversy involving the Red Sox , the English soccer team he owns has an embarrassing problem of its own. Liverpool soccer player Luis Suarez was suspended eight games and fined $62,000 Tuesday for racial insults he allegedly yelled at...
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September 30, 2011 - 6:55 am
Terry Francona will not return as manager of the Red Sox following the team's historic September collapse, according to multiple reports. Francona met with Sox owner John Henry at Fenway Park Friday at 10 a.m. The New York Daily News reported prior to the meeting that the decision to not pick up...
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Kirk Minihane
March 07, 2011 - 10:08 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. '€“ Major League Baseball Players Association executive director Michael Weiner was in Red Sox camp Monday to give his annual address to the players. But this isn't just another year, as the collective bargaining agreement expires in December. Weiner met with the media following...
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March 01, 2011 - 11:51 am
Red Sox principal owner John Henry , in an interview on The Big Show, said that he was fined $500,000 by Major League Baseball for comments that he made about the sport's current financial system. In late-2009, Henry told the Boston Globe that "seven chronically uncompetitive teams, five of whom...
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Mike Petraglia
February 19, 2011 - 8:40 am
FORT MYERS, Fla. -- As long as the Red Sox have the funds available they want their fans to know that they are going to invest it in putting a championship caliber team on the field. The returning players certainly got that message loud and clear this winter and showed their appreciation by giving...
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